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Atmos: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) _ Atmos Energy Corp. (ATO) on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $178.7 million.

On a per-share basis, the Dallas-based company said it had net income of $1.47.

The natural gas utility posted revenue of $875.6 million in the period.

Atmos expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.58 to $4.73 per share.

Atmos shares have risen 5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $117.48, an increase of 22% in the last 12 months.

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